In the Barcelona news today, the following stories are making the headlines:
LA VANGUARDIA (Castilian / Catalan)
The Generalitat plans to use the municipal register (padrón municipal) to organise any popular vote that it holds regarding the pacte fiscal (new financial agreement it wants to put in place with Madrid); José Montilla plans to keep his position as 'ex-president' (of the Generalitat) once he takes up his seat in the Spanish senate; Catalan television board accepts budget cuts that station director Monica Terribas had previously rejected.
EL PERIÓDICO (Castilian / Catalan)
The Generalitat and trade unions will today start talks regarding cuts to the salaries and conditions of civil servants; Spanish government hopes to earn up to €3.75 billion today through a new bond issue; FC Barcelona player Gerard Piqué waits to find out if he will punished with a two-match ban for his 'forced' yellow card against Rayo on Tuesday.
EL PUNT-AVUI (Catalan)